The Ministry of Natural Resources of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG)
Earlier this week, NRT reported that the fields in the Kurdistan Region and in Kirkuk under the control of the KRG Ministry of Natural Resources are producing a total of 910,000 bpd, or
Now the ministry is dismissing this report, saying it was “fabricated and baseless”, NRT says.
“The Ministry of Natural Resources insists on the veracity of information included in the monthly reports over oil and gas revenue, production, exportation and expenses,” NRT quoted the ministry’s press release on the issue as saying.
Furthermore, the ministry said it would be suing the news outlet for having reported false and misleading information.
The KRG received
A few days ago, Iraq published
According to these figures, Iraq pumped 4.7 million bpd in September, a few hundred thousand bpd more than what the external sources that OPEC uses for its calculations had reported.
Iraq has been
By Tsvetana Paraskova for Oilprice.com
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